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You Will Need
Large Non-Stick Pan
Before You Cook
To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:
Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
Seafood 145° F |
Chicken 165° F |
Ground Beef 160° F |
Ground Turkey 165° F |
Ground Pork 160° F
Customize It Instructions
If using 20 oz steak strips, follow same instructions, working in batches if necessary.
If using diced chicken, pat dry and season all over with seasoning blend and a pinch of pepper. Follow same instructions as steak strips in Steps 4, stirring occasionally until chicken reaches minimum internal temperature, 5-7 minutes.
If using ground pork, follow same instructions as steak strips in Step 4, breaking up meat until no pink remains and pork reaches a minimum internal temperature of 160 degrees, 4-6 minutes.
Prepare the Ingredients
Trim and thinly slice green onions.
Core tomato and coarsely chop.
Separate steak strips into a single layer and pat dry. Season all over with pot roast seasoning and a pinch of pepper.
[after party: switched corn on cob to frozen, removed prep step]
Start the Risotto
Place a medium pot over medium-high heat and add 1 Tbsp. olive oil.
Add corn, half the green onions (reserve remaining for garnish), and a pinch of salt and pepper to hot pot. Stir occasionally until corn starts to brown, 2-3 minutes.
Add rice and stir occasionally until rice is toasted, 1-2 minutes.
Finish the Risotto
Add 1 cup boiling water from small pot to pot with rice. Rice should just be covered by water. Stir often until nearly all water is absorbed.
Add ½ cup boiling water from small pot and stir often again until nearly all water is absorbed. Repeat this process, stirring often, 18-20 minutes.
Taste risotto as you cook, checking for tenderness. When rice has no more “bite” or crunch, it's done. There may be water left.
Remove from burner. Stir in Parmesan, sour cream, ½ tsp. salt, and a pinch of pepper until combined. Cover and set aside.
Cook the Steak Strips
Place a large non-stick pan over medium-high heat and add 2 tsp. olive oil. Add steak strips to hot pan and stir occasionally until browned, 3-4 minutes.
Add ¼ cup water, tomatoes, demi-glace, and a pinch of pepper. Stir occasionally until tomatoes break down slightly and steak strips reach a minimum internal temperature of 145 degrees, 2-4 minutes.
Remove from burner.
Finish the Dish
Plate dish as pictured on front of card, placing steak strips on risotto and garnishing with remaining green onions. Bon appétit!
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